1983: Bill Mahoney was named as the Minnesota North Stars' Head Coach, replacing Murray Oliver.
1984: The vacant Duluth Curling Club burned down in the early morning hours on this date. Arson was suspected but no-one was ever convicted of the crime.
1998: Guy Carbonneau tied the game with 1:25 remaining in regulation and Jamie Langenbrunner scored on a slap shot from near center ice at :46 of OT to give the Dallas Stars a 3-2 win over the visiting Red Wings, in Game 5 of the Western Conference Finals.
2002: Minnesota Wild signed free agent left wing Rastislav Pavlikovsky from the Swedish Elite League.
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